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Tallgrass Pub Ale - Tallgrass Brewing Company

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Ratings: 94
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 12.74%
Wants: 11
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Tallgrass Brewing Company visit their website
Kansas, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Mild Ale |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 05-20-2013)
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5/5  rDev +38.5%

Shayan, Jul 09, 2014
Photo of JuicesFlowing
4.55/5  rDev +26%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured into a shaker pint glass.

Look: A deep ruby-brown body under a foamy mocha colored head. Light foamy lacing appears in little worm-like shapes on the glass.

Aroma: Faint chocolate and lots of toasted grains, toasted bread, and malts.

Taste: Much like the aroma, a chocolatey malt-driven experience occurs and is exclamated with toasted malts and grains. Very clean and smooth.

Mouthfeel: Light to medium, creamy, smooth.

Overall: Probably one of my favorite Tallgrass beers. So tasty and drinkable.

JuicesFlowing, Aug 08, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +24.7%

tyleeis, Jan 18, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +24.7%

DMEsquire, Nov 12, 2013
Photo of woodychandler
4.28/5  rDev +18.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

I am actually not certain from where this CAN came. I think that tone77 dropped it off in his latest batch for me, but it seems odd that he did not review it himself. I would be highly flattered to think that he only got one CAN and passed it on to me. The CANQuest (TM) forges ahead!

From the CAN: "The original Pub Ale from Tallgrass"; "Original 2007 Formula"; "Just ask for a Tallgrass!"; "A fine Brown Ale with mild and rich flavors to win friends and influence enemies."

The Crack and inverted Glug went smoothly, right up until it started creating a massive head above a pseudo-cascading action and I was forced to back off. Color was a deep-copper with NE-quality clarity (SRM = ~ 34). Settling, I had two fingers of dense, foamy, light-tan head, like the top of a mocha shake. Nose was syrupy sweet and slightly buttery. I felt as though I were sitting down to pancakes. Mouthfeel was medium and the taste was, well, mild. Not too sweet, not at all bitter, and with just enough diacetyl that even I could discern it (and usually, I CANnot). Given the style's descriptor(s) on this site, I would say that they nailed it. Finish was semi-sweet, not over the top in terms of its sweetness in any way. This, combined with its relatively low ABV, made for a nice nightcap. I am going to retire for the day after I finish. I guess that if you are looking for a sessionable beer, you could do way worse than some of these.

woodychandler, Sep 06, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +17.7%

sacrelicio, Aug 03, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +17.7%

mfl620ks, Aug 18, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +17.7%

qksilverrs, Jul 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

DuckDodgers, Jun 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

bpfrush, Mar 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

PhillyStyle, Jun 13, 2013
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

bigbeers84, Dec 21, 2013
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

Allurex, Nov 13, 2013
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

jharris0624, Jun 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

Kyanimal, Jun 27, 2013
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

alostplot, Jul 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

Midwestbrew18, Jun 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

mkh895, Jun 28, 2013
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

aphamer, Aug 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

Pacioli1445, Mar 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

ParkbrauFan, Jul 24, 2014
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

Chucker17, May 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev +10.8%

dmadsen, Jul 10, 2014
Photo of drpimento
3.98/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

I like this beer! Poured a bit cold out of the can, but with a large, fluffy, frothy, foamy, light tan head that soon settles to a light cover and some lace. Color is a clear mahogany with some bubble trails. Aroma is a fresh malt, molasses, grain, hop. Flavor's like nose and light with a touch of bitter at the end. Body is odd as it's good on one hand, yet a bit thin too. Carbonation is good. Finish is like flavor, has bitter going to sweet, and has some length. Pretty good drinking stuff all in all.

drpimento, Jul 23, 2013
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3.8/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from the can into a tulip glass

A: Chocolate brown with a tan one finger head that lingers. Frothy lacing.

S: Subtle chocolate and malts.

T: Smooth and sweet with chocolate and toffee notes. A nice coffee finish. Low hops and no bitterness.

M: Medium with frothy carbonation.

O: Very sessionable. Recommended. The malts remind me of a well-seasoned British pub.

brewskifan55, Jun 20, 2013
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Tallgrass Pub Ale from Tallgrass Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 94 ratings.